First Camping Trip of 2013!

7 people and a dog loaded into a boat on Saturday and headed to Lincoln Island for the first camping trip of the season!  There is a new forest service cabin there and myself and Lee and Neka, Shawn and Rachel and their 3 kids went to check it out.  There were some rough seas (worse than predicted) so we anchored up off of Gull Island and hung out there in the sun and waited for the winds to die down.

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After a few hours we loaded up and set sail for Lincoln Island.  The cabin and the view was absolutely stunning as all of Southeast AK tends to be and we were not disappointed!

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Bouy swing included!

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Boat anchored up.

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Inside the cabin:  even comes with an oil stove (byo propane) and we had it toasty in there.  Low’s of 29 degrees on Saturday night.

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Rachel and Levi relaxing on the beach.

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Supper time – Tinfoil dinners, Uncle Lee’s favorite!

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My best tinfoil dinner yet: moose burger, sweet potatoes, onions, peppers, and brussel sprouts with a splash of teriyaki sauce.

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Sunset and alpine glow on the distant mountains:

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S’mores for dessert,  supervision required!

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Carly and Isaac …

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… enjoying their s’more’s!

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Little Levi liked his too.

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Beautiful sunny Sunday morning:

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Early morning swim … notice the sunlight sparkling on the water.

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Up to no good!

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Making coffee and breakfast:

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This is how you fit 4 adults, 3 kids and a dog in a 23-foot boat!

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Salmon fishing on the back deck.  Levi says “Ish on!”… giggle giggle…”yust yoking!”  (interpretation – “Fish on!” …  “Just joking!”)

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2 Responses to First Camping Trip of 2013!

  1. Looks like so much fun!

  2. Diane says:

    Wow, what a beautiful week-end to go camping! Looks like you all had a great time!

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